Faculty & Staff


Giovanni Spani


Program Coordinator, Italian Studies
Coordinator, Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Associate Professor, Italian Studies 
Pedagogical Coordinator

Ph.D., Indiana University
Fields: Medieval & Renaissance Italian Literature
Email: gspani@holycross.edu 
Office: Stein 452       Phone: 508-793-3834
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Susan Amatangelo

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World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Professor, Italian Studies

Ph.D., Harvard University
Fields:  Modern Italian Literature, Giovanni Verga, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
Email: samatang@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 404      Phone: 508-793-3347
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Daniel Armenti

Visiting Assistant Professor, Italian Studies
Email: darmenti@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 453      Phone: 508-793-3438   




Giusy Di Filippo

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Assistant Professor, Italian Studies
Office: Stein 453   Phone: 508-793-3438



Giulia Andreoni

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Visiting Assistant Professor, Italian
Office:  Stein 453




Carolyn Leeman

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Academic Administrative Assistant
Office: Stein 401 Phone: (508) 793-2447




Remote Teaching Assistants

For the 2020-2021 academic year, Remote Teaching Assistants (RTAs), rather than Foreign Language Assistants (FLAs), will teach our language practica. The RTAs for the Italian Studies Program are Emma Pcolinski (Indiana University) and Lucia Ducci (College of the Holy Cross, Florence).